As first reported in our 2/10 Daily Domains, iHeartMedia has flipped “Fox Sports 1580” WWTF Georgetown/97.7 W249DJ Lexington KY to Rock “WTF 97.7“. Running with the usual commercial-free launch pattern, the new format flanks sister Classic Rock “100.1 Double Q” WKQQ against Cumulus Active Rock “Z-Rock 103” WXZZ. Audrey, who currently voicetracks overnights at WKQQ, will also host nights at WTF. No additional staffing has been announced.
Clear Channel’s 1580 WWTF Georgetown/Lexington, KY will flip from 24/7 Comedy to Sports on Thursday, May 15. The new “Fox Sports 1580” will launch with a mostly national lineup including Fox Sports Daybreak from 6-9am, Dan Patrick 9am-12pm, and Jay Mohr 12-3pm. From 3-6pm the station will replay the Sports programming that airs earlier in the day on sister News/Talk 630 WLAP and 1080 WKJK Louisville. Tom Leach’s Leach Report will air from 3-4pm and Kentucky Sports Radio with Matt Jones and Ryan Lemond from 4-6pm. Fox Sports Radio programming will air in nights and weekends.
Update 10/29: Clear Channel has flipped 12 stations to Comedy today running the 24/7 Comedy service. The new Comedy affiliates are: 1420 WACT Tuscaloosa AL (Was News/Talk simulcasting 105.9 WRTR) 800 KBFP Baskersfield CA (Was simulcasting Spanish Oldies “La Presciosa 105.3” KBFP-FM) 92.3 W222AF Atlanta GA (Was simulcasting “ESPN Deportes 640” WGST) 1460 WHAL Columbus GA (Was Sports “Fox Sports 1460“) 1280 WIBB Macon GA (Was Gospel “Hallelujah 1280“) 1470 KWSL Sioux City IA (Was Classic Country “The Whistle“) 1580 WWTF Lexington KY (Was Urban AC “Groovin 1580” WGVN) 1210 WLRO Baton Rouge LA (Was Gosepl “Hallelujah 1210“) 1470 WJDY Salisbury MD (Was Sports “Fox Sports 1470“) 1370 WJIP Ellenville N...[Read More]